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Tourism & Events Management


Would you like to kick-start your tourism career by earning an accredited degree in Plymouth  – Britain’s Ocean City?

After completing our Foundation programme, you will gain the practical skills to either specialise in Events Management or become an effective Tourism and Business Manager with the ability to operate worldwide.

You will be amongst graduates who are chosen by multinational corporations, specialist tour operators, national tourist boards and hospitality organisations worldwide.


  • Two Semesters


  • September
  • January
  • May


  • £15,250

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Special Features

  • First year direct entry available
  • Optional placement year
  • Learn in real-life settings, including our Hotel School

Degrees Available

  • BSc (Hons) Events Management
  • BSc (Hons) International Tourism Management

Programme Details

Location: UPIC at the University of Plymouth
Intake: September, January and May

Semester 1

  • ILS1AND3 – Interactive Learning Skills and Communication
  • SCI101MB – Numerical Techniques 1
  • BUS107 – Principles of ICT
  • BUS108 – Business Law

Semester 2

  • BUS101 – Accounting
  • BUS105 – Business Studies
  • BUS106 – Academic Writing: You will develop a range of transferable written skills and independent learning and research skills to prepare you for your undergraduate degree.
  • BUS103 – Economics

Full Programme Specification (PDF)


  • Hotel manager
  • Catering Manager
  • Travel Agency Manager
  • Event Manager

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Why we chose UPIC

Hear from our students about what helped them choose Plymouth, and what is so special about their experiences as a student at UPIC.

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